The University of Scranton’s Friends of the Weinberg Memorial Library honored local author Susan Campbell Bartoletti, Ph.D., Moscow, with the 2013 Royden B. Davis, S.J., Distinguished Author Award. The event supports the Friends of the Library Endowment Fund. Dr. Bartoletti, a 1982 University of Scranton graduate, has received some of the most prestigious awards in children’s literature.
From left: Harold Ballie Ph.D., senior vice president for academic affairs and provost; Phyllis Reinhardt, event co-chair; President of The University of Scranton, Kevin P. Quinn, S.J.; Distinguished Author Award recipient Dr. Bartoletti; Gretchen Welby, event co-chair; and Charles Kratz, dean of the library and information fluency.